Upcoming Events

Training

Mental Health First Aid Course

Date:
11 & 12 Jun 2020 (Thu & Fri)
Time:
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Venue:
Room 5003 (via Lift 3), Counseling and Wellness Center
Language:
Cantonese
Guest / Speaker:
Student Counselors
Registration Quota:
30
Registration:
Payment can be made to HKUST via Bank of China (Hong Kong) Ltd: 012-875-1-070111-7. To facilitate the financial processes of the Finance Office, please register in person with the original bank-in receipt at the Counseling and Wellness Center (Room 5003, via lift 3) during office hours. Kindly state your name, staff ID on the bank-in receipt.
Certificate:
Official Certificate issued by The Mental Health Association of Hong Kong with the recognition by Mental Health First Aid, Australia upon successful completion of the training.
Enquiry:
Tel: 2358 6696 / E-mail: counsel@ust.hk
URL:
http://www.mhfa.com.au/
Remarks:
For Staff

The 12-hour Standard Mental Health First Aid course is for any interested adult. Participants will learn how to assist an adult who may be experiencing a mental health problem or mental health crisis until appropriate professional help is received or the crisis resolves, using a practical, evidence-based action plan.

The 12-hour Standard Mental Health First Aid course is for any interested adult. Participants will learn how to assist an adult who may be experiencing a mental health problem or mental health crisis until appropriate professional help is received or the crisis resolves, using a practical, evidence-based action plan.

Training

Mental Health First Aid Course

Date:
1 & 2 Jun 2020 (Mon & Tue)
Time:
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Venue:
Room 5003 (via Lift 3), Counseling and Wellness Center
Language:
English
Guest / Speaker:
Student Counselors
Registration Quota:
30
Registration:
Please bring along HK$150 (Cash) with Student ID card and register in person at the Counseling & Wellness Center during office hours. First come first served.
The program fee of HK$150 will be refunded upon completion of 4 consecutive sessions.
Certificate:
Official Certificate issued by The Mental Health Association of Hong Kong with the recognition by Mental Health First Aid, Australia upon successful completion of the training.
Enquiry:
Tel: 2358 6696 / E-mail: counsel@ust.hk
URL:
http://www.mhfa.com.au/
Remarks:
For Students
Original course fee is $1,000 and now at special rate for HKUST students with the subsidy from the University.

The trainer of 12-hour MHFA course will teach you how to provide initial support to people with mental health problem or people experiencing mental health crisis. It will cover:

• Basic knowledge of mood disorders, anxiety disorders, psychotic disorders and substance use disorders;
• Possible crisis arising from these mental health problems (e.g., suicidal behaviors, acute psychotic behaviors, acute stress reactions) and the necessary interventions;
• Early i...

The trainer of 12-hour MHFA course will teach you how to provide initial support to people with mental health problem or people experiencing mental health crisis. It will cover:

• Basic knowledge of mood disorders, anxiety disorders, psychotic disorders and substance use disorders;
• Possible crisis arising from these mental health problems (e.g., suicidal behaviors, acute psychotic behaviors, acute stress reactions) and the necessary interventions;
• Early intervention and appropriate support to the person in need before the situation gets worse;
• Community resources and professional services available in Hong Kong

Quotes from past MHFA courses:
“Very good training course in fundamental level for understanding mental health. Highly recommended.”
“Have learnt more detailed information about different mental diseases, useful methods and ways to deal with different situations, very practical.”
“The instructors are very professional and they have experience in dealing with students in mental health concerns. The videos are also very useful.”

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Training

Mental Health First Aid Course

Date:
4, 11, 18 & 25 Mar 2020 (Wed)
Time:
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Venue:
Room 5003 (via Lift 3), Counseling and Wellness Center
Language:
English
Guest / Speaker:
Student Counselors
HLTH1010 Attained:
2 Hours
Registration:
Please bring along HK$150 (Cash) with Student ID card and register in person at the Counseling & Wellness Center during office hours. First come first served.
The program fee of HK$150 will be refunded upon completion of 4 consecutive sessions.
Certificate:
Official Certificate issued by The Mental Health Association of Hong Kong with the recognition by Mental Health First Aid, Australia upon successful completion of the training.
Enquiry:
Tel: 2358 6696 / E-mail: counsel@ust.hk
URL:
http://www.mhfa.com.au/
Remarks:
For Students
Original course fee is $1,000 and now at special rate for HKUST students with the subsidy from the University.

The trainer of 12-hour MHFA course will teach you how to provide initial support to people with mental health problem or people experiencing mental health crisis. It will cover:

• Basic knowledge of mood disorders, anxiety disorders, psychotic disorders and substance use disorders;
• Possible crisis arising from these mental health problems (e.g., suicidal behaviors, acute psychotic behaviors, acute stress reactions) and the necessary interventions;
• Early i...

The trainer of 12-hour MHFA course will teach you how to provide initial support to people with mental health problem or people experiencing mental health crisis. It will cover:

• Basic knowledge of mood disorders, anxiety disorders, psychotic disorders and substance use disorders;
• Possible crisis arising from these mental health problems (e.g., suicidal behaviors, acute psychotic behaviors, acute stress reactions) and the necessary interventions;
• Early intervention and appropriate support to the person in need before the situation gets worse;
• Community resources and professional services available in Hong Kong

Quotes from past MHFA courses:
“Very good training course in fundamental level for understanding mental health. Highly recommended.”
“Have learnt more detailed information about different mental diseases, useful methods and ways to deal with different situations, very practical.”
“The instructors are very professional and they have experience in dealing with students in mental health concerns. The videos are also very useful.”

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Training

Mental Health First Aid Course

Date:
12 & 19 Feb 2020 (Wed)
Time:
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Venue:
Room 5003 (via Lift 3), Counseling and Wellness Center
Language:
English
Guest / Speaker:
Student Counselors
HLTH1010 Attained:
2 Hours
Registration:
Please bring along HK$150 (Cash) with Student ID card and register in person at the Counseling & Wellness Center during office hours. First come first served.
The program fee of HK$150 will be refunded upon completion of 4 consecutive sessions.
Certificate:
Official Certificate issued by The Mental Health Association of Hong Kong with the recognition by Mental Health First Aid, Australia upon successful completion of the training.
Enquiry:
Tel: 2358 6696 / E-mail: counsel@ust.hk
URL:
http://www.mhfa.com.au/
Remarks:
Original course fee is $1,000 and now at special rate for HKUST students with the subsidy from the University.

The trainer of 12-hour MHFA course will teach you how to provide initial support to people with mental health problem or people experiencing mental health crisis. It will cover:

• Basic knowledge of mood disorders, anxiety disorders, psychotic disorders and substance use disorders;
• Possible crisis arising from these mental health problems (e.g., suicidal behaviors, acute psychotic behaviors, acute stress reactions) and the necessary interventions;
• Early i...

The trainer of 12-hour MHFA course will teach you how to provide initial support to people with mental health problem or people experiencing mental health crisis. It will cover:

• Basic knowledge of mood disorders, anxiety disorders, psychotic disorders and substance use disorders;
• Possible crisis arising from these mental health problems (e.g., suicidal behaviors, acute psychotic behaviors, acute stress reactions) and the necessary interventions;
• Early intervention and appropriate support to the person in need before the situation gets worse;
• Community resources and professional services available in Hong Kong

Quotes from past MHFA courses:
“Very good training course in fundamental level for understanding mental health. Highly recommended.”
“Have learnt more detailed information about different mental diseases, useful methods and ways to deal with different situations, very practical.”
“The instructors are very professional and they have experience in dealing with students in mental health concerns. The videos are also very useful.”

MORE